Seminars 77:207 and 77:208

in Free Radical and Radiation Biology Schedule

Fall 2009

Contact: frederick-domann@uiowa.edu Tel 319-335-8018

August 27th, 2009
Presenter:  Dr. Garry R. Buettner
Title: “Quantitative Redox Biology:  A new direction in free radical biology as seen by the function of MnSOD”

September 3rd, 2009
Presenter:   Dr. Douglas Spitz
Title:  “Metabolic Oxidative Stress and Cancer Therapy”

September 10th, 2009
Presenter:  Douglas Spitz
Title:  “Follow the Electrons: An Integrated Approach to Understanding the Relationship between Metabolism, Signal Transduction, and Gene Expression in Living Systems”

September 17th, 2009
Presenter:   Dr. Douglas R. Spitz
Title:  “Follow the Electrons: An Integrated Approach to Understanding the Relationship between Metabolism, Signal Transduction, and Gene Expression in Living Systems”

September 24, 2009
Presenter: Dr. Werner Wilke
Title: “Protease Inhibitors in Cancer Treatment”

October 1st, 2009
Presenter:Jordan Witmer
Title: “Quantitative Proteomicss: Measuring and Modeling of Catalase and SOD”

October 8th, 2009
Presenter: Haris Hamsakutty
Title: " Quantitative MRI Correlates of Neurocognitive Performance in Breast Cancer Survivors Exposed to Chemotherapy"

October 15th, 2009
Presenter:         Dr. Michael Mackey
Title: “Non-Perturbing Live Cell Imaging: New Tools for Biomedical Discovery”

October 22nd, 2009
Presenter: Erik Westin
Title: “The Modulation of ROS by Short Telomere Signaling”

October 29th, 2009
Presenter: Dr. Melisa Fath
Title:  “Enhanced Lung Cancer Cell Killing by Inhibition of Glucose Metabolism in Combination with Carboplatin is Thiol Dependent and Enhancement of Cancer Therapy Using Ketogenic Diet”

November 5th, 2009
Presenter: Tony Cyr
Title: “Functional Characterization of Sod2 Deletion in the Murine Liver”

November 12th 2009
Presenter:SFRBM Practice Talks

November 19th, 2009
Presenter: No Seminar, SFRBM Conference

November 26th, 2009
Presenter:  No Seminar, Thanksgiving

December 3rd, 2009
Presenter:Yueming Zhu
Title: “Polychorinated Biphenyl (PCB)-Induced Oxidative Stress Mediates Cytotoxicity in Human Breast and Prostate Epithelial Cells”

December 10th, 2009
Presenter: Josh Madsen
Title: “Transcriptional regulation of an antioxidant enzyme gene: A story of cytokines, forkhead transcription factors & small molecule antioxidants”